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Position Title: Registered Nurse – Cervical Screening and Sexual Health (Southland)
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): Permanent Part time (20hours/week)
Date Posted: 28/07/2020
Application Closing Date: 10/08/2020 11PM
Job #: 060361
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Registered Nurse – Cervical Screening and Sexual Health


Permanent, 0.5FTE (20 hours per week)


Our Sexual Health and Cervical Screening Services has a permanent 0.5FTE Registered Nurse vacancy for an enthusiastic person looking to join a close knit team.


You will be interested in advancing your nursing practice specific to sexual health, reproductive and youth health. You will be interested in pursuing post graduate education and advancing your scope of practice to include prescribing. This position will best suit someone with a good sense of humour, and a high level of resilience.  You will have the confidence to discuss all options relating to pregnancy and contraception.


You must be willing and able to actively participate in the after-hours sexual assault and treatment care roster.


You will be a competent Cervical Screener and have experience in assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of safe and appropriate patient centred nursing.  As a self-motivated and professional Nurse you will have strong time management and organisational skills, and be adept at using computer systems.  You will be able to work independently, problem solve and use your initiative.


Ideally, you will bring to this role previous experience working in Sexual Health, Cervical Screening and/or youth health.  It is essential that you have excellent communication skills and the ability to support education of colleagues.


Closing Date: Monday, 10 August 2020

Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time. For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor – Strategy, Primary and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email:


Children’s Act 2014

Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHB’s commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks’ under the Children’s Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.

Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.

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